Category: Miscellanea


What kind of fruit are you according to your zodiac sign? Miscellanea

What kind of fruit are you according to your zodiac sign?

The signs of the zodiac are all different in character and temperament. But you can always see similar people in behavior and manner of speaking. You will be surprised, but fruits, like zodiac signs, have their own character. Aries - peach The peach is an unforgettable sunny fruit that everyone loves. It's ruddy and sweet, juicy and big.

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Grafting Fruit Trees: A Comparative Review of the Best Ways to Cross Trees Miscellanea

Grafting Fruit Trees: A Comparative Review of the Best Ways to Cross Trees

The standard six acres, which in the recent past made up a suburban area for most gardeners in our country, is difficult to fill with different fruit plants so that you do not have to infringe on your own imagination. Very little space. Considering the fact that some buildings will be located on the site, it becomes quite sad.

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 Tomato Mashenka is a popular classic variety Miscellanea

Tomato Mashenka is a popular classic variety

The number of known varieties of tomatoes is truly huge, it becomes extremely difficult to understand this variety. One has not only to rely on the opinions of neighbors in the country, but also to actively study the content of specialized forums. According to information from various literature, Mashenka's tomato is a very worthy representative of large-fruited varieties.

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Peppers Miscellanea

Peppers

Many gardeners are wondering: what to do to make the seedlings strong? Despite the fact that the cultivation of individual crops has its own specifics, there are general rules, following which, you will get strong, healthy plants. Today we will tell you about these rules At the end of March, you should visit the site, do sanitary pruning, prepare grooves to drain water when the snow melts, spray the garden against pests, sow peppers, eggplants and tall tomatoes on seedlings, if you did not do this at the end of February To illuminate the seedlings fluorescent lamps are best suited.

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Miltonia orchid Miscellanea

Miltonia orchid

Such an incredibly beautiful plant as the miltonia orchid is very popular with flower growers who are happy to grow it at home. This amazing plant was named after the very famous orchid collector Englishman Milton. This herb is a perennial and is directly related to the rather extensive orchid family.

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How and when to plant potatoes Miscellanea

How and when to plant potatoes

Read the previous part. ← What conditions do potatoes prefer? Everyone wants tasty potatoes. Part 3 When to plant tubers I try to plant potatoes early (for the Urals), around May 20th. Usually, our gardeners plant potatoes much later, guided by the fact that the earth is not warmed up enough. This is indeed the case.

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How to ferment cabbage. Bigos recipe Miscellanea

How to ferment cabbage. Bigos recipe

The middle of winter is a good time for sauerkraut. It is still far from the early spring greenery. And the vitamin C-rich cabbage is exactly what we need now. '' The gloomy fire inspector backed down the attic staircase and, finding himself in the kitchen, saw five citizens digging sauerkraut from a barrel with their hands and eating it.

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Ruellia Miscellanea

Ruellia

A plant like Ruellia is also called Dipterakantus and is directly related to the Acanthus family. In the wild, it is most often found in tropical America, but it also grows in Asia and Africa. There are more than 200 plant species, most of which are herbaceous, but there are also shrubs and shrubs.

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Pilea: home care, reproduction, transplant, types, photos Miscellanea

Pilea: home care, reproduction, transplant, types, photos

Houseplants Published: September 30, 2011 Reprinted: Last revisions: Botanical description More than 400 species of the genus Pilea (Latin Pilea) are found in the Urticaceae family. There are both annual and perennial species. Herbaceous plants or shrubs. They grow in tropical zones throughout the Earth except Australia.

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Greenhouse requirements for growing mushrooms Miscellanea

Greenhouse requirements for growing mushrooms

The greenhouse building is considered an indispensable assistant to the owners of suburban areas. In addition to growing vegetables and fruits in it, many enterprising owners began to adapt the greenhouse for growing mushrooms. They are believed to be ideal for year round cultivation.

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 5 life lessons our own garden can teach us Miscellanea

5 life lessons our own garden can teach us

Many gardeners treat their offspring as a living organism, observe it, talk, worry and rejoice. After all, the meaning of gardening is to understand the secret of a new life and work together with and for nature. By observing the world around you and your garden, you can learn important life lessons.

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The subtleties of growing high-yielding Stanley plum: advice and feedback from summer residents Miscellanea

The subtleties of growing high-yielding Stanley plum: advice and feedback from summer residents

High-yielding, large-fruited and winter-hardy fruit crops are highly valued by gardeners. The Stanley plum belongs to such plants, the peculiarities of cultivation of which will be discussed in today's article. The history of the creation of the Stanley variety Stanley Plum (from the English Stanley) is the result of crossing the American Grand Duke variety with the French Pruneau d'Agen.

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Strawberries at home: how to equip a garden at home Miscellanea

Strawberries at home: how to equip a garden at home

Ripe, juicy, fragrant strawberries are the most desirable delicacy on our tables. No matter how much we love jams and compotes, nothing beats the taste of fresh berries. Unfortunately, in winter it is difficult to find it even in supermarkets, and the price for it is simply exorbitant. What kind of strawberries can be grown at home? Today, many summer residents in a less busy winter period independently organize a kind of mini-farm for growing strawberries at home.

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 Ondulin roofing technology Miscellanea

Ondulin roofing technology

Ondulin is a durable and durable roofing material with high performance characteristics. Manufacturers give a 15-year coverage guarantee, but in practice, the service life is much longer. At the same time, the composition of the material does not include asbestos, which makes it both environmentally friendly and resistant to environmental influences.

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Sweet Chinese radish - cultivation features Miscellanea

Sweet Chinese radish - cultivation features

The Japanese Daikon radish is very popular with gardeners today. At the same time, its closest relative, the Chinese radish, is practically unknown in our country. The root vegetable is also known as Peking or Lobo. Radish is grown everywhere in China, and it is easy to get it there in the market or in any store.

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How to feed little rabbits correctly Miscellanea

How to feed little rabbits correctly

It is not difficult to feed the rabbits and get a healthy livestock if you work hard. After birth, babies in the first weeks of life receive full nutrition with rabbit milk. Then they switch to complementary foods. There are some differences in the diet for babies and adults. Correctly selected nutrition will improve the quality of fur and meat, and for this you need to know how to properly feed young animals of different ages.

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Physostegia Miscellanea

Physostegia

Physostegia (Physostegia) is an original, extraordinary and insanely beautiful herbaceous perennial from the Labiate family. North America is considered to be the homeland of this perennial flower. There are not so many species of this plant, their number varies from 3 to 12. Physostegy is translated from the Greek language as “bubble”, this name was given to the perennial because of the calyx of the flower, which looks like an inflated bubble.

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Why grow mint Miscellanea

Why grow mint

Peppermint is known and popular for its many beneficial properties and a unique aroma that cannot be confused with anything. This spicy herb is unpretentious and can grow on its own and anywhere. It does not take much time and effort to grow it. Some people even consider mint a weed, as it grows very quickly throughout the garden.

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What plants to plant around a DIY pond? Miscellanea

What plants to plant around a DIY pond?

With the arrival of the summer season, many summer residents and owners of private houses are thinking about creating a reservoir on their personal plot. After all, a reservoir can have not only decorative properties, but also makes it possible to refresh yourself in it on hot days. Depending on the capabilities of the site and the material component, reservoirs can be of various sizes.

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